Lana L. Lanman, 77, Huntingburg

Lana L. Lanman, 77, of Huntingburg, died Sunday, May 24, at her home. She was born in Bristow August 9, 1942, James “Eck” and Ida (Taylor) Lanman.

Lana received her Bachelor’s degree from Oakland City College and her Master’s degree from the University of Evansville, both in Elementary Education. She was a teacher for the Southwest Dubois County School Corporation for 43 years, working at Maple Park and Huntingburg Elementary. She was a member of the Little Pigeon Primative Baptist Church in Lincoln City and enjoyed sewing, computers, reading, decorating, and Indiana history.

She is survived by one brother, Flavis (Judy) Lanman and wife Judy, Huntingburg; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by three brothers, Everett, Ervin, and Cliston Lanman and six sisters, Evelyn Gaines, Irma Wright, Ruth Jones, Ruby Klem, Betty Egbert, and Dorothy Murphy.

Private services will be held at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with burial following in the Bristow Cemetery. Online condolences can be shared  at

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